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European Story Series #1

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Adults, Young adults, Schools
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Literature forms an integral part of our common European heritage. This is why the European Union Prize for Literature (EUPL) and House of European History are partnering for the exciting initiative: "A European Story" – a series of guided tours by European writers in three parts.

We invite you to the House of European History on May 23rd for the first event of the series. Join two outstanding European Union Prize for Literature laureates, Kallia Papadaki, 2017 winner from Greece, and Raquel Martínez-Gómez, 2010 winner from Spain, on a special personal journey through European history. The tours will be followed by an exclusive reading of a brand-new work of short fiction on the topic of Europe in the exhibition spaces of the House of European History. For the very first time Kallia Papadaki and Raquel Martínez-Gómez will read their fascinating European Stories submitted for the EUPL Writing Contest “EUPL Winners Write Europe”.

Date: Wednesday, 23 May, 18:30 – 20:00

Languages: English and Spanish (two separate tours in parallel)

For registration please send an email to Please mention in your email whether you want to attend the event in Spanish with Raquel Martínez-Gómez or the one in English with Kallia Papadaki.